Franciscan Sisters Feature a Summer of Songs for Sister Water

NEWS PROVIDED BYFranciscan Sisters of Christian CharityJune 11, 2021GREEN BAY, June 11, 2021 /Christian Newswire/ — Through Summer 2021 Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity will be streaming special songs that explore and celebrate ‘Sister Water’ as a sacramental and rejuvenating element The series kicks off with three unique and refreshing songs from the Steel Bridge Songfest, this year virtually held on June 12. Songwriters and musicians from around the world, including Jackson Browne, James McMurtry, and hundreds of others have come to the community, written their songs, and donated their efforts. Our newest sisters in formation have joined us from Wisconsin, North Carolina, Colorado and Texas. In 2005 as the 501(c)3 non-profit Citizens for Our Bridge (CFOB) recruited some like-minded musicians to create Steel Bridge Songfest. https://fscc-calledtobe.org/2021/06/10/a-summer-of-songs-for-sister-water/ In the late 1990s, a grassroots group formed with the intention of saving Sturgeon Bay’s historic Michigan Street Bridge from the scheduled wrecking ball. We invite you to visit https://fscc-calledtobe.org/ SOURCE Franciscan Sisters of Christian CharityCONTACT: Sr Julie Ann Sheahan OSF, sjulieann@fscc-calledtobe.org 

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Tweet Would you like to know more about us? With the bridge officially "saved," the non-profit CFOB continues under the name Steel Bridge Creative Foundation, honoring the bridge as a living symbol of historic preservation combined with creative collaboration.Visit https://steelbridgesongfest.org/ for more information.BUILD THIS BRIDGE, performed by: Tarl Knight – vocals / Shiri Gross – vocals / Haydee Irizarry – vocals / Liam Hall – vocals / Lena MacDonald – vocals / Statler Gause – wallWATER UNDER THE BRIDGE performed by: Landon Capelle, Delaney Davidson, Josh Hemingway, Hans Christian, Wally IngramWAVES OF BLUE performed by Sam Lyons – vocals, guitar / Ben Spatol – vocals, guitar / Wally Ingram – drums, percussion Steve SmithSince 1869, we’ve followed our Franciscan charism to serve in Catholic Health Care, Education, Campus Ministry and Parish-Community Service throughout the United States. From Missions on Dioceses in Arizona, to the Dioceses of Lincoln and Omaha; from Columbus and Steubenville, to Wisconsin and Michigan. Combining preservation with creative collaboration for nearly a decade and a half, Steel Bridge Songfest – or simply, "Steel Bridge" – continues to increase public appreciation for the notorious structure while enriching its historic surroundings and supporting a growing creative community.